JAB elects the new members
The second election of the Journalist Association of Bhutan (JAB) was held yesterday in the capital. Mr. Dawa a popular talk host of BBS was elected as the president of the association. Three individuals filed to contests for the post of president, Namgay Zam (a freelance journalist and former BBS anchor), Rinzin Wangchuk (current Dzongkha Editor at Kuensel) and the president elect.
Similarly, Kinley Tshering, the former General Secretary of the association was re elected for the post. Namkhai Norbu , the editor of The Journalist was elected for the Treasurer.
Like wise Kinley Wanchuk of Radio Valley representing radios, Rabi Dahal of Bhutan Observer representing print and Tara Limbu of BBS representing TV were elected to the post of the Board of the association. “With quite a experienced team we look forward for working together “said Kinley Tshering after the election. The first election was held two and half years ago electing Passang Dorji from The Bhutanese as the president, Kinley Tshering from Business Bhutan as the General Secretary and Chundu Tshering from Druk Neytsuel as the treasurer.